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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:50 pm on 4th March 2020.

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Photo of Neil Parish Neil Parish Chair, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee 1:50 pm, 4th March 2020

I thank my hon. Friend very much for giving way. There is no doubt that the dredging of the River Parrett where it goes out to sea in Somerset has been very effective; I wonder whether the Severn needs the same improvements.